The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 84 114 -
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 11 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.02% 0.41% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.92% 2.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 0
Average salary £48,750 £67,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
OSPF
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Sussex region.

Communications & Networking Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
159 217 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 14.72% 14.73% 11.51%
Number of salaries quoted 148 196 100
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £53,900
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OSPF across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

OSPF
Salary Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OSPF across the East Sussex region.

OSPF Salary Trend in East Sussex

OSPF
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +23 3 £43,750 -35.18%
Bexhill-On-Sea - 2 - -
Lewes - 1 £47,500 -
OSPF
South East

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex region citing OSPF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OSPF.

1 34 (100.00%) BGP
2 28 (82.35%) Juniper
3 23 (67.65%) VPN
4 22 (64.71%) Cisco
4 22 (64.71%) EIGRP
5 21 (61.76%) VLAN
6 20 (58.82%) Data Centre
6 20 (58.82%) Firewall
6 20 (58.82%) CCNP
6 20 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (52.94%) CCIE
8 17 (50.00%) LAN
8 17 (50.00%) F5
9 16 (47.06%) WAN
9 16 (47.06%) Wireless
10 15 (44.12%) MPLS
10 15 (44.12%) CheckPoint
10 15 (44.12%) ITIL
10 15 (44.12%) TCP/IP
10 15 (44.12%) HSRP
11 14 (41.18%) IaaS
11 14 (41.18%) WAN Optimisation
11 14 (41.18%) Unified Communications
11 14 (41.18%) Degree
11 14 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (41.18%) Linux
11 14 (41.18%) VMware
12 13 (38.24%) Migration
12 13 (38.24%) SSL
12 13 (38.24%) DNS

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex region citing OSPF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OSPF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (29.41%) Tomcat
2 4 (11.76%) Apache
3 1 (2.94%) nginx
3 1 (2.94%) Lync
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (41.18%) IaaS
2 3 (8.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (100.00%) BGP
2 23 (67.65%) VPN
3 22 (64.71%) EIGRP
4 21 (61.76%) VLAN
5 20 (58.82%) Firewall
6 17 (50.00%) LAN
7 16 (47.06%) WAN
7 16 (47.06%) Wireless
8 15 (44.12%) MPLS
8 15 (44.12%) TCP/IP
8 15 (44.12%) HSRP
9 14 (41.18%) Unified Communications
10 13 (38.24%) Network Security
10 13 (38.24%) Cisco ASA
10 13 (38.24%) IP Telephony
10 13 (38.24%) VPLS
10 13 (38.24%) RIP
10 13 (38.24%) DNS
10 13 (38.24%) SSL
11 10 (29.41%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) MySQL
2 10 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (29.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Maven
1 10 (29.41%) Jenkins
2 9 (26.47%) Subversion
2 9 (26.47%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.88%) Electronics
2 2 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (55.88%) Network Engineer
2 13 (38.24%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (26.47%) Administrator
3 9 (26.47%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (11.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) DevOps Administrator
7 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Technician
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Technician
7 1 (2.94%) Solutions Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Sales Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (2.94%) LAMP
2 1 (2.94%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (58.82%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) DTV
3 1 (2.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 14 (41.18%) Linux
2 8 (23.53%) Ubuntu
3 4 (11.76%) Windows
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.94%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) ITIL
2 14 (41.18%) WAN Optimisation
3 13 (38.24%) Network Monitoring
3 13 (38.24%) Migration
3 13 (38.24%) Penetration Testing
3 13 (38.24%) Security Architecture
3 13 (38.24%) Network Architecture
3 13 (38.24%) Vulnerability Management
4 11 (32.35%) Load Balancing
5 9 (26.47%) Configuration Management
6 4 (11.76%) Network Management
7 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.88%) Programme Management
7 2 (5.88%) Network Planning
7 2 (5.88%) Change Management
7 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.88%) DevOps
8 1 (2.94%) DDoS Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) Java
1 10 (29.41%) Perl
1 10 (29.41%) Python
1 10 (29.41%) Ruby
2 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (58.82%) CCNP
1 20 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (52.94%) CCIE
3 14 (41.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
System Software
1 14 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (29.41%) KVM
2 10 (29.41%) Xen
3 4 (11.76%) Ceph
4 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (26.47%) Puppet
2 4 (11.76%) Icinga
2 4 (11.76%) Nagios
Vendors
1 28 (82.35%) Juniper
2 22 (64.71%) Cisco
3 17 (50.00%) F5
4 15 (44.12%) CheckPoint
5 14 (41.18%) VMware
6 13 (38.24%) HP
7 3 (8.82%) Riverbed
8 2 (5.88%) SAP
8 2 (5.88%) NetScout
9 1 (2.94%) Sage
9 1 (2.94%) Ipanema Technologies